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2022 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Kansas Race Page

Saturday, May 14, 2022 - Kansas Speedway
8:00pm/et
Laps: 150 - Stages: 40/90/150
TV: FS1 -  Radio: MRN, Sirius XM NASCAR

Race Specific News

Race Rundown

#38-Zane Smith dominated and won the Heart of America 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway on Saturday evening. The win is his third of the year, first at Kansas, and the sixth of his career.
Smith led a race high 108 of the 134 laps.
#66-Ty Majeski scored a career best finish in second.
#23-Grant Enfinger, #18-Chandler Smith, and #98-Christian Eckes finished third through fifth.
Pole-sitter, #4-John Hunter Nemechek was sixth.
#25-Matt DiBenedetto, #19-Derek Kraus, #88-Matt Crafton, and #99-Ben Rhodes were the remainder of the top-10.
Stage 1 was won by #51-Corey Heim.
Stage 2 was won by #38-Smith.
There were nine lead changes among five drivers and four cautions for 19 yellow flag laps.
The average speed of the race was: 127.709mph.
See race details at: Race Results, Driver Points Standings, Owner Points Standings, Cumulative Race report, Penalty Report

Race Fast Facts – Kansas
Zane Smith won the 22nd Annual Heart of America 200, his sixth victory in 54 Camping World Truck Series races.
This is his third victory and seventh top-10 finish in 2022.
This is his first victory and fourth top-10 finish in five races at Kansas Speedway.
Ty Majeski (second) posted his first top-10 finish in three races at Kansas Speedway. It is his fifth top10 finish in 2022.
Grant Enfinger (third) posted his sixth top-10 finish in eight races at Kansas Speedway.
Lawless Alan (19th) was the highest finishing rookie.
Ben Rhodes leads the point standings by 20 points over John Hunter Nemechek.
(NASCAR)(5-14-2022)

Truck Series Driver Point Standings after Kansas:
1) #38-Zane Smith, 3 wins
2) #99-Ben Rhodes, 1 win
3) #4-John Hunter Nemechek, 1 win
4) #18-Chandler Smith, 1 win
5) #66-Ty Majeski, 271, +59
6) #52-Stewart Friesen, 264, +52
7) #42-Carson Hocevar, 251, +39
8) #98-Christian Eckes, 250, +38
9) #98-Grant Enfinger, 236, +24
10) #88-Matt Crafton, 232, +20
Outside of the Playoffs
11) #15-Tanner Gray, 212, 20
12) #19-Derek Kraus, 195, -37
See the Drivers Points Standings and Owners Points Standings.

Trucks to the rear: #25-DiBenedetto(unapproved adjustments), #30-Fogleman(unapproved adjustments, #52-Friesen(driver change)

Paint Schemes

Pitstalls

#4-John Hunter Nemechek won the Cometic Gasket pole for the Heart of America 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway with speed of 176.644mph for first pole at Kansas, third of the year, fifth and of his career.
#51-Corey Heim will start second, followed by #66-Ty Majeski, #38-Zane Smith, #52-Bubba Wallace, #18-Chandler Smith, #17-Riley Herbst, #19-Derek Kraus, #15-Tanner Gray, and #91-Colby Howard in the top-10.
35 trucks entered; all made the race. #30-Tate Fogleman did not qualify and will start the race in the back of the field. #52-Wallace practice and qualified for Stewart Friesen who was unable to make it to the track in time due to traveling delays.
See the complete Heart of America 200 Starting Lineup and check out the complete Qualifying Results.(5-14-2022)

Kansas Speedway – Qualifying Fast Facts:
John Hunter Nemechek won the Pole Award for the 22nd Annual Heart of America 200 with a lap of 30.57 seconds, 176.644 mph.
This is his fifth pole in 132 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races.
This is his third pole and fifth top-10 start in 2022.
This is his first pole in five races at Kansas Speedway.
Corey Heim # (second) posted his third top-10 start of 2022 and his first in one race at Kansas Speedway.
Ty Majeski (third) posted his second top-10 start at Kansas Speedway. It is his sixth in eight races this season.
Corey Heim (second) was the fastest qualifying rookie.
(NASCAR Statistics)(5-14-2021)

Qualifying Order

Practice for the Heart of America NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway is over, after 20 scheduled minutes, the top-five, slowest and notes:
#38-Smith 174.419
#66-Majeski 173.005
#88-Crafton 172.403
#99-Rhodes 172.057
#17-Herbst 171.794
Slowest: #30-Fogleman 151.796
Most laps run: #88-Crafton, #18-Smith, #52-Wallace, #14-Hutchens, 17 laps
Notes: Stewart Friesen was unable to make practice due to flight delays. Bubba Wallace practiced the #52. #22-Self spun during his session but did not make contact.
See complete results on the First Practice speeds page.(5-14-2022)

Crew Rosters

The Entry List for the Heart of America 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Kansas Speedway on Friday has been released. There are 35 drivers/teams for 36 spots. Since 35 teams are entered, none will miss the race.
#14-Hutchens, #17-Herbst, #20-Mills, #43-Iwuji.
See the complete Entry List page

Goodyear Tire Notes

2022 Qualifying Procedures 


Weekend on-track schedule (Central Time)

Thursday, May 12
3:30 PM NCWTS DRIVER / CREW CHIEF MEETING (VIRTUAL)

Friday, May 13
2:00 PM4:00 PM NCWTS HAULERS ENTER (EQUIPMENT UNLOADING)
4:00 PM9:00 PM NCWTS GARAGE OPEN
4:00 PM9:00 PM NCWTS INSPECTION IN PROGRESS

Saturday, May 14
9:30 AM NCWTS GARAGE OPEN & ROOKIE MEETING (VIRTUAL)
11:00 AM11:30 AM NCWTS PRACTICE (ALL ENTRIES)
11:30 AM12:30 PM NCWTS QUALIFYING (IMPOUND) (SINGLE VEHICLE / 1 LAP ALL ENTRIES)
6:20 PM NCWTS GRID ACCESS OPEN TO PROPERLY CREDENTIALED GUESTS (PIT ROAD)
6:25 PM NCWTS DRIVERS REPORT FOR PRE-RACE (STAGE)
6:30 PM NCWTS DRIVER INTRODUCTIONS
7:00 PM (8:00 PM/ET) NCWTS RACE (STAGES 30/60/134 LAPS = 201 MILES)
10:00 PM Approx NCWTS HAULERS EXIT

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